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Sunday, June 21, 2009

Cholera Memorial

Erected in 1937 at St. Augustine Cemetery in Minster, the Cholera Memorial remembers all who were lost in the epidemics of the 1840's.

The inscription reads " In pious memory of all our cholera victims over 300 especially of the year 1849. Eternal rest grant unto them O Lord."

1 comment:

ShariYS said...

I LOVE those old tree-trunk monuments ...